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HiFiMAN RE2000 In-Ear Monitor Preview

HiFiMAN RE2000 In-Ear Monitor Preview

As a rule, I personally tend to prefer wearing headphones over earphones. I find them, on the whole, to be more comfortable, less fiddly to deal with and I seem to enjoy the sound more while either at home or on the go. Consequently, I’ve been fortunate enough to sample a number of headphone models from HiFiMAN over the years...

BenQ HT9050 Ultra HD DLP Projector Preview

BenQ HT9050 Ultra HD DLP Projector Preview

Ultra HD is all the rage in the flat panel market but for projector users, progress has been a bit slower. I just received my first such DLP display for review today, BenQ’s HT9050. It’s the successor to last year’s HT8050 which was the first consumer-level DLP sporting 3840x2160 resolution...

NAD C 338 Hybrid Digital Integrated Amplifier, Front View

NAD C 338 Hybrid Digital Integrated Amplifier Preview

NAD has created the first high fidelity amplifier to have Chromecast built-in. The C 338 Hybrid Digital Integrated Amplifier allows you to stream or cast music directly from a mobile device or any music streaming app (like Spotify), so you can enjoy your favorite music sans wires.

Outlaw Audio RR2160 Stereo Receiver Preview

New England is the home of several high-end audio companies and when I heard that Outlaw Audio was releasing an updated version of their lauded stereo receiver, the RR2150, I contacted Peter Tribeman to see if I could get my hands on one for a review.

Emotiva BasX Surround Sound System Preview

For the first time in its history, the Emotiva company is offering a full entry-level surround sound system called the BasX (Basic-X) line. I find this particularly interesting because I’ve previously reviewed (and bought with my own money, and for full price) the Emotiva BasX stereo gear, including the PT-100 preamp...

Bryston BDA-3 DAC Preview

Bryston BDA-3 DAC Preview

Bryston brings to us a recent update to their line of digital components, the BDA-3 external DAC. “What, another DAC” you say. True, we appear to have been tripping over them lately with all the scads of DACs that seem to have been released by every brand under the sun. So, what distinguishes the BDA-3...